News tagged with animal population

No dog's life for elderly animals in Singapore Zoo

Kima the cheetah lies unconscious on an operating table while blood samples are taken and a monitor beeps in the background, being treated not for the results of a savage attack, but for the ravages of old age.

dateOct 25, 2017 in Ecology
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Getting a read on wild animals' age

While pets and livestock often have known birthdates, the ages of animals in the wild have been difficult to track down, but that may change. A new skin analysis test can give accurate information about the ages of wild animals ...

dateSep 15, 2011 in Ecology
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